|God's Country And the Woman - James Oliver Curwood|
Librivox recording of God's Country And the Woman by James Oliver Curwood. Read by Esther. James Curwood wrote many adventures of the far north. By 1909 he had saved enough money to travel to the Canadian northwest, a trip that provided the inspiration for his wilderness adventure stories. The success of his novels afforded him the opportunity to return to the Yukon and Alaska for several months each year that allowed him to write more than thirty such books.The Canadian North is often referred ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; Canada
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|A Silent Witness - R. Austin Freeman|
LibriVox recording of A Silent Witness by R. Austin Freeman. Read in English by Anna Simon In this detective novel, the young doctor Humphrey Jardine stumbles upon a corpse during a walk near Hampstead Heath in the middle of the night. However, when he returns to the spot with a police officer, the corpse has disappeared. And this is just the start of a series of strange and sometimes life threatening events...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; murder mystery; thorndyke
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|Two Years in the Forbidden City - Princess Der Ling|
This is a LibriVox recording of Two Years in the Forbidden City, by Princess Der Ling. Recording by Jc Guan. THE author of the following narrative has peculiar qualifications for her task. She is a daughter of Lord Yu Keng, a member of the Manchu White Banner Corps, and one of the most advanced and progressive Chinese officials of his generation. she became First Lady-in-Waiting to the Empress Dowager, and while serving at the Court in that capacity she received the impressions which provide the...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; china; der ling; princess; forbidden city; chinese history; biography; life in china; court life; empress cixi; chinese emperor
Downloads: 38,925 (6 reviews)
|Les Tribulations d'un chinois en Chine - Jules Verne|
Les Tribulations d'un chinois en Chine par Jules Verne, lu pour Librivox par Nadine Eckert-Boulet. Kin-Fo est un jeune chinois riche, qui est indifférent à tout et ne connaît pas le bonheur. Un jour, il se retrouve ruiné. Ne voulant pas imposer à sa future épouse une vie misérable, il préfère mourir. Au moment de se donner la mort, il se rend compte qu'il ne ressent rien, et décide qu'il ne peut mourir sans connaître d'émotions au moins une fois dans sa vie...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; livre audio; livre parlé; literature; littérature; French; français; roman; novel; aventure; adventure; Jules Verne; Tribulations d'un chinois en Chine; Tribulations of a Chinaman in China; Kin-Fo; Wang; Soun; William J. Bidulph; Lé-Ou; Craig; Centenaire; Fry; Houal; Mme Lutalou; Nan; Pao-Shen; Tchoung-Héou; Capitaine Yin; Sam-Yep; Yin-Pang; Lao-Shen; Tchang-Mao; Voyages extraordinaires; The Extraordinary Voyages; conte philosophique
Downloads: 12,560 (3 reviews)
|The Count of Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas|
Librivox recording of The Count of Monte Cristo, by Alexandre Dumas. The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by Alexandre Dumas, père. It is often considered, along with The Three Musketeers, as Dumas's most popular work. The writing of the work was completed in 1844. Like many of his novels, it is expanded from the plot outlines suggested by his collaborating ghostwriter Auguste Maquet.The story takes place in France, Italy, islands in the Mediterrane...
Keywords: monte cristo; dumas; librivox; audiobook; adventure; romance
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